Cllr Byrne collects his cheque with wife Carmel.This is the moment Donegal county councillor Brendan Byrne got his hands on his €50K lotto cheque.The former Donegal Mayor won the cash on Tuesday night’s Euromillions draw.The Fianna Fail politician was one of two Irish players who pocketed €49,796 in the draw, matching all five main numbers – but failing to get up either of the two lucky star numbers. Champagne was the order of the day as Brendan celebrated in style at lotto headquarters with wife Carmel in Dublin.The councillor bought his ticket in the Holmes Spar Texaco station just outside Donegal Town which is owned by Thomas Dunleavy.“I’m a very happy man,” said Cllr Byrne.“It was my daughter Silvia’s birthday on St Patrick’s Day so I spent €9 on a Quick Pick. I couldn’t believe it when I checked the numbers on Wednesday,” he said. “I wouldn’t do the lotto that often, so I’m happy I did it this time!” CLLR BRENDAN BYRNE COLLECTS HIS LOTTO CASH – PICTURE SPECIAL! was last modified: March 22nd, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Cllr Brendan Byrneeuromillions
MIAMI (WSVN) – Police are searching for two men who, they said, barged into a woman’s Miami home and took off with valuables, Saturday morning.According to City of Miami Police, the victim was sleeping in her residence, located along Northwest Flagler Terrace, near 22nd Avenue, when she heard a loud knock and opened the door.According to the occupant, two black males who appeared to be in their late teens pushed their way inside. She said one of the subjects shoved her against the wall and threatened her with what looked like a gun, while the other searched the house.Investigators said the duo got away with the victim’s purse, cellphone and wallet.If you have any information on their whereabouts, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.